When it comes to prescription medications, Walgreens understands the "one-size-fits-all" approach doesn't always work.
Select Walgreens pharmacies can work with your physician to customize your medication's dosage strength and form to fit your specific needs. It's a service called "medication compounding."
Medication compounding is the pharmacy practice of combining pure chemicals to create one-of-a-kind medications specific to doctor-prescribed dosages and formulations.
Staff members at our compounding pharmacies have extensive training to mix, prepare and package customized medications.
Pharmacists may compound prescription medications to:
Each compounded prescription comes with instructions that will help you properly take your medication.
Dosage forms can be compounded for pain management, hormone replacement therapy, pets and more.
Common dosage forms include: